Student Thesaurus

One entry found for stable.
Entry Word: stable
Function: adjective
Text: 1 marked by the ability to withstand stress without structural damage or distortion <the tower was stable enough to withstand the strongest winds without collapsing>
Synonyms fast, firm, sound, stalwart, strong, sturdy
Related Words dependable, durable, reliable; solid; cohesive, tough
Near Antonyms insecure, weak
Antonyms unsound, unstable, unsteady
2 having been established and usually not subject to change <a nation badly in need of a stable government> -- see FIXED 1
3 having full use of one's mind and control over one's actions <she made some strange decisions back when she wasn't entirely stable> -- see SANE
4 not undergoing a change in condition <a stable economic climate is best for business> -- see CONSTANT 1